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Selected Publications by Members of the LTRS

A. Park Williams, Craig D. Allen, Alison K. Macalady, Connie A. Woodhouse, David M. Meko, Thomas W. Swetnam, Ed Cook, Daniel Griffin, Sara Rauscher, Richard Seager, Jeffrey S. Dean, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Xiaoyan Jiang, Michael Cai, and Nate G. McDowell, 2012. Temperature as a Potent Driver of Regional Forest Drought Stress and Tree Mortality. Nature Climate Change.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Justin T. Maxwell, Grant L. Harley, Niki A. Garland, David H. Holt, Carl Absher, B. Jacob Beale, Mathew S. Boehm, Kristen A. de Graauw, Anna-Maria Rautio, and Alex W. Dye, 2012. Dendrochronology Reveals the Construction History of an Early 19th Century Farm Settlement, Southwestern Virginia, USA. Journal of Archaeological Science 40(1): 481–489.

SallyRose Anderson, Glenn A. Tootle, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2012. Reconstructions of Soil Moisture for the Upper Colorado River Basin using Tree-Ring Chronologies. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 48(4): 849–858.

Grant L. Harley and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2012. Tree Rings as Environmental Indicators. Pages 359–361 in Daniel Fogel, Sarah Fredericks, Lisa Harrington, and Ian Spellerberg, eds., The Encyclopedia of Sustainability: Vol. 6. Measurements, Indicators, and Research Methods for Sustainability. Berkshire Publishing: Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

SallyRose Anderson*, Cody L. Moser*, Glenn A. Tootle, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Janak Timilsena, and Thomas Piechota, 2012. Reconstructions of Upper Green River Basin (Wyoming) Snowpack Incorporating Climate. Tree-Ring Research 68(2): 105–114.

Grant L. Harley, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Jennifer A. Franklin, Chad Anderson, and Nesibe Kosë, 2012. Cambial Activity of Pinus elliottii var. densa Reveals Influence of Seasonal Insolation on Growth Dynamics in the Florida Keys. Trees-Structure and Function 26: 1449–1459.

SallyRose Anderson, Oubeid Aziz, Glenn A. Tootle, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Anthony Barnett, 2012. Using Pacific Ocean Climatic Variability to Improve Hydrologic Reconstructions. Journal of Hydrology 434–435: 69–77.

Julia Bartens, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Susan D. Day, and P. Eric Wiseman, 2012. Evaluating the Potential for Dendrochronological Analysis of Live Oak (Quercus virginiana Mill.) Cores and Cross Sections from the Urban and Rural Environment. Dendrochronologia 30(1): 15–21.

Niki A. Garland, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Kathleen Deagan, Grant L. Harley, and Gifford Waters, 2012. Dendrochronological Dating of Wood from the Fountain of Youth Park Archaeological Site (8SJ31), St. Augustine, Florida, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 68(1): 69–78.

Grant L. Harley, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Lisa B. LaForest, and Patrick McCauley, 2011. Dendrochronological Dating of the Lund-Spathelf House, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Tree-Ring Research 67(2): 117-121.

Daniel B. Lewis, David B. Finkelstein, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Claudia I. Mora, and Edmund Perfect, 2011. A Multi-tree Perspective of Oxygen Isotope and Climate Variability from Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris Mill.), Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Journal of Geophysical Research D-Biogeosciences 116, G02017, doi:10.1029/2009JG001194.

Zheng-Hua Li, Nicole Labbe, Steven G. Driese, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2011. Micro-Scale Analysis of Tree-Ring δ18O and δ13C on α-cellulose Spline Reveals High-Resolution Intra-Annual Climate Variability and Tropical Cyclone Activity. Chemical Geology 284: 138-147.

William T. Flatley, Charles W. Lafon, and Henri D Grissino-Mayer, 2011. Climatic and Topographic Controls on Patterns of Fire in the Southern and Central Appalachian Mountains, U.S.A. Landscape Ecology 26(2): 195-209.

Philip B. White, Saskia L. van de Gevel, Lisa B. LaForest, Georgina G. DeWeese, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2011. Climatic Response of Oak Species across an Environmental Gradient in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 67(1): 27-37.

Grant L. Harley, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Sally P. Horn, 2011. The Dendrochronology of Pinus elliottii in the Lower Florida Keys: Chronology Development and Climate Response. Tree-Ring Research 67(1): 39-50.

Kris Crockett, Jonathan B. Martin, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Evan R. Larson, and Thomas Mirti, 2010. Assessment of Tree Rings as a Hydrologic Record in a Humid Subtropical Environment. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 46(5): 919-931.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Dana L. Miller, and Claudia I. Mora, 2010. Dendrotempestology and the Isotopic Record of Tropical Cyclones in Tree Rings from the Southeastern United States. Pages 291-303 in Markus Stoffel, Michelle Bollschweiler, David R. Butler, and Brian H. Luckman, eds., Tree Rings and Natural Hazards: A State-of-the-Art. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2010. Wildfire Hazard and the Role of Tree-Ring Research. Pages 323-328 in Markus Stoffel, Michelle Bollschweiler, David R. Butler, and Brian H. Luckman, eds., Tree Rings and Natural Hazards: A State-of-the-Art. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Justin L. Hart, Saskia L. van de Gevel, John Sakulich, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2010. Influence of Climate and Disturbance on the Growth of Tsuga canadensis at its Southern Limit in Eastern North America. Trees-Structure and Function 24: 621-633.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Paul R. Sheppard, Malcolm K. Cleaveland, Paolo Cherubini, Peter Ratcliff, and John Topham, 2010. Adverse Implications of Misdating in Dendrochronology: Addressing the Re-Dating of the "Messiah" Violin. Dendrochronologia 28: 149-159.

Georgina G. DeWeese, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Charles W. Lafon, and Serena R. Aldrich
2010. Evaluating the Dendrochronological Potential of Central Appalachian Table Mountain Pine (Pinus pungens Lamb.). Dendrochronologia 28: 173-186.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Leda N. Kobziar, Grant L. Harley, Kevin P. Russell, Lisa B. LaForest, and Joseph K. Oppermann, 2010. The Historical Dendroarchaeology of the Ximenez-Fatio House, St. Augustine, Florida, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 66(1): 61-73.

Serena R. Aldrich, Charles W. Lafon, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Georgina G. DeWeese, and Jennifer A. Hoss, 2010. Three Centuries of Fire in Montane Pine-Oak Stands on a Temperate Forest Landscape. Applied Vegetation Science 13: 36-46.

Evan R. Larson, Saskia L. van de Gevel, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2009. Variability in Fire Regimes of High-Elevation Whitebark Pine Communities, Western Montana, U.S.A. Ecoscience 16(3): 282-298.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Lisa B. LaForest, and Saskia L. van de Gevel, 2009. Construction History of the Rocky Mount Historic Site (40SL386), Piney Flats, Tennessee from Tree-Ring and Documentary Evidence. Southeastern Archaeology 28(1): 64-77.

David W. Stahle, Malcolm K. Cleaveland, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, R. Daniel Griffin, Falko K. Fye, Matthew D. Therrell, D.J. Burnette, David M. Meko, and Jose Villanueva-Diaz, 2009. Cool and Warm Season Precipitation Reconstructions over Western New Mexico. Journal of Climate 22(13): 3729-3750.

Thomas W. Swetnam, Christopher H. Baisan, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2009. Tree-Ring Perspectives on Fire Regimes and Forest Dynamics in Mixed-Conifer and Spruce-Fir Forests on Mount Graham. Pages 55-67 in H. Reed Sanderson and John L. Koprowski, technical editors, The Last Refuge of the Mt. Graham Red Squirrel, Ecology of Endangerment. Tucson: The University of Arizona Press.

Joseph P. Henderson and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2009. Climate-Tree Growth Relationships of Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) in the Southeastern Coastal Plain, U.S.A. Dendrochronologia 27(1): 31-43.

James H. Speer, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Kenneth H. Orvis, and Cathryn H. Greenberg, 2009. Climate Response of Five Oak Species in the Eastern Deciduous Forest of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 39(3): 507-518.

Jennifer A. Hoss, Charles W. Lafon, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Georgina G. DeWeese, 2009. Fire History of an Appalachian Mountain Landscape with Oak-Pine Forests and an Endemic, Fire-Dependent Herb. Physical Geography 29(5): 424-441.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2009. An Introduction to Dendroarchaeology in the Southeastern United States. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 5-10.

Sarah A. Blankenship, Meta G. Pike, Georgina G. DeWeese, Saskia L. van de Gevel, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2009. The Dendroarchaeology of Cagle Saltpetre Cave: A Nineteenth Century Saltpeter Mining Site in Van Buren County, Tennessee, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 11-22.

Jessica D. Slayton, Maggie R. Stevens, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Charles H. Faulkner, 2009. The Historical Dendroarchaeology of Two Log Structures at the Marble Springs Historic Site, Knox County, Tennessee, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 23-36.

Joseph P. Henderson, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Saskia L. van de Gevel, and Justin L. Hart, 2009. The Historical Dendroarchaeology of the Hoskins House, Tannenbaum Historic Park, Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 37-45.

Daniel B. Lewis, Whitney L. Nelson, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Edward R. Cook, and Robbie D. Jones, 2009. Dendrochronological Dating of Eastern Red Cedar (Juniperus virginiana L.) Logs from Alfred's Cabin, The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 47-55.

David F. Mann, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Charles H. Faulkner, and John B. Rehder, 2009. From Blockhouse to Hog House: The Historical Dendroarchaeology of the Swaggerty Blockhouse, Cocke County, Tennessee, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 57-67.

Saskia L. van de Gevel, Justin L. Hart, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Kenneth W. Robinson, 2009. Tree-Ring Dating of Old-growth Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) Logs from an Exposed Timber Crib Dam, Hope Mills, North Carolina, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 69-80.

Shannon D. Koerner, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Lynne P. Sullivan, and Georgina G. DeWeese, 2009. A Dendroarchaeological Approach to Mississippian Culture Occupational History. Tree-Ring Research 65(1): 81-90.

Justin L. Hart and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2009. Gap-Scale Disturbance Processes in Secondary Hardwood Stands on the Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee, USA. Plant Ecology 201(1): 131-146.

Justin L. Hart, Saskia L. van de Gevel, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer. 2008. Land use and Forest Dynamics in a Natural Area of the Southern Ridge and Valley. Natural Areas Journal 28(3): 275-289.

Georgina G. DeWeese, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Nina Lam, 2008. Historical Land Use/Land Cover Changes in a Bottomland Hardwood Forest, Bayou Fountain, Louisiana. Physical Geography 28(4): 345-359.

Justin L. Hart and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2008. Vegetation Patterns and Dendroecology of a Mixed Hardwood Forest on the Cumberland Plateau: Implications for Stand Development. Forest Ecology and Management 255: 1960-1975.

Stacy L. Clark, Sunshine L. Brosi, Scott E. Schlarbaum, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2008. Dendrochronology of Two Butternut (Juglans cinerea) Populations in the Southeastern United States: Implications for Restoration. Forest Ecology and Management 255: 1772-1780.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and Saskia L. van de Gevel, 2007. Tell-Tale Trees: Historical Dendroarchaeology of Log Structures at Rocky Mount, Piney Flats, Tennessee. Historical Archaeology 41(4): 32-49.

Claudia I. Mora, Dana L. Miller, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2007. Oxygen Isotope Proxies in Tree Ring Cellulose: Tropical Cyclones, Drought and Climate Oscillations. Pages 63-75, in T. Dawson and R. Siegwolf, eds., Isotopes as Tracers of Ecological Change. Elsevier Press, San Diego.

Charles W. Lafon and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2007. Spatial Patterns of Fire Occurrence in the Central Appalachian Mountains and Implications for Wildland Fire Management. Physical Geography 28(1): 1-20.

Dana L. Miller, Claudia I. Mora, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Cary J. Mock, Maria E. Uhle, and Zachary D. Sharp. 2006. Tree-Ring Oxygen Isotope Records of Tropical Cyclone Activity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103(39): 14294-14297.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Christopher M. Gentry, Steven Q. Croy, John Hiatt, Ben Osborne, Amanda Stan, and Georgina DeWeese Wight. 2006. Fire History of Western Montana Forested Landscapes via Tree-Ring Analyses. Indiana State University, Department of Geography, Geology, and Anthropology, Professional Paper Series 23: 47-56.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Georgina G. DeWeese, and Dustin A. Williams, 2005. Tree-Ring Dating of the Karr-Koussevitzky Double Bass: A Case Study in Dendromusicology. Tree-Ring Research 61(2): 77-86.

Charles W. Lafon, Jennifer A. Hoss, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2005. The Contemporary Fire Regime of the Central Appalachian Mountains and its Relation to Climate. Physical Geography 26: 126-146.

Richard Z. Poore, Milan J. Pavich, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2005. Record of the North American Southwest Monsoon from Gulf of Mexico Sediment Cores. Geology 33(3): 209-212.

Georgina DeWeese Wight and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2004. Dendrochronological Dating of an Antebellum Period House, Forsyth County, Georgia, U.S.A. Tree-Ring Research 60(2): 91-99.

Jean M. Huffman, William J. Platt, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Carla J. Boyce, 2004. Fire History of Slash Pine Savannas on a North Florida Barrier Island. Natural Areas Journal 24(3): 258-268.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, William H. Romme, M. Lisa Floyd, and David Hanna, 2004. Climatic and Human Influences on Fire Regimes in the Southern San Juan Mountains, Colorado, USA. Ecology 85(6): 1708-1724.

James H. Speer, Kenneth H. Orvis, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Sally P. Horn, and Lisa M. Kennedy, 2004. Assessing the Dendrochronological Potential of Pinus occidentalis Swartz in the Cordillera Central of the Dominican Republic. The Holocene 14(4): 561-567.

Peter T. Soule, Paul A. Knapp, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2004. Natural Disturbance, Human Agency and the Establishment History of Western Juniper during the Late Holocene. Ecological Applications 14(1): 96-112.

Paul A. Knapp, Peter T. Soule, and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2004. Occurrence of Sustained Droughts in the Interior Pacific Northwest (AD 1733-1980) inferred from Tree-Ring Data. Journal of Climate 17(1): 140-150.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Paul R. Sheppard, and Malcolm K. Cleaveland, 2004. A Dendroarchaeological Re-examination of the "Messiah" Violin and Other Instruments Attributed to Antonio Stradivari. Journal of Archaeological Science 31(2): 167-174.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2003. A Manual and Tutorial for the Proper Use of an Increment Borer. Tree-Ring Research 59(2): 63-79.

Lloyd Burckle and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2003. Stradivari, Violins, Tree Rings, and the Maunder Minimum: A Hypothesis. Dendrochronologia 21(1): 41-45.

Kenneth H. Orvis and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, 2002. Standardizing the Reporting of Abrasive Papers used to Surface Tree-Ring Samples. Tree-Ring Research 58(1/2): 47-50.

 

Published Reports

Niki A. Garland, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Grant L. Harley, 2010. Dendrochronological Dating of Wood from the Fountain of Youth Park Site (8SJ31), St. Augustine, Florida, U.S.A. Final Report, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. 26 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Leda N. Kobziar, Grant L. Harley, Kevin P. Russell, and Lisa B. LaForest, 2009. The Historical Dendroarchaeology of the Ximenez-Fatio House, St. Augustine, Florida, U.S.A. Final Report, National Society of The Colonial Dames of America, in the State of Florida, St. Augustine, Florida. 44 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Lisa B. LaForest, and Saskia L. van de Gevel, 2008. Further Analyses on the History of Log Structures at the Rocky Mount Historic Site, Piney Flats, Tennessee from Tree-ring and Documentary Evidence. Final Report, Tennessee Historical Commission, Nashville, Tennessee. 76 pp.

Jessica D. Brogden, Maggie R. Stevens, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Charles H. Faulkner, 2007. The Historical Dendroarchaeology of Two Log Structures at the Marble Springs Historic Site, Knox County, Tennessee. Final Report, Tennessee Historical Commission, Nashville, Tennessee. 40 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and Joseph P. Henderson, 2006. The Historical Dendroarchaeology of the Hoskins House, Tannenbaum Historic Park, Greensboro, North Carolina. Final Report, Tannenbaum Historic Park and the Guilford Battleground Company. 38 pp.

Daniel B. Lewis, Whitney L. Kocis, Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, and Edward R. Cook, 2006. Dendrochronological Dating of Eastern Red Cedar (Juniperus virginiana L.) Logs from Alfred's Cabin, The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson. Final Report, The Ladies' Hermitage Association, Hermitage, Tennessee. 61 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Saskia L. van de Gevel, and Justin L. Hart, 2005. Dendrochronological Dating of Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris P. Miller) Logs from Exhumed Dam Structures, Hope Mills, North Carolina. Final Report, Director of Public Archaeology, Wake Forest University. 61 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and Saskia L. van de Gevel, 2005. Historical Dendroarchaeology of Log Structures at the Rocky Mount Site, Piney Flats, Tennessee. Final Report, Tennessee Historical Commission, Nashville, Tennessee. 43 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and Madhavi Z. Martin, 2004. Analysis of Wood Samples from a Crime Scene Using Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS). Final Report, Collin County Sheriff's Office, McKinney, Texas. 28 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Christopher H. Baisan, Kiyomi A. Morino, and Thomas W. Swetnam, 2002. Multi-century Trends in Past Climate for the Middle Rio Grande Basin, AD 622-1992. Final Report, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Albuquerque, New Mexico. 58 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and David F. Mann, 2001. Tree-ring Analysis of Boxwoods from Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, Lynchburg, Virginia. Laboratory of Tree-Ring Science Research Report 2001/01. 12 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Christopher H. Baisan, and Thomas W. Swetnam, 1998. A Multicentury Reconstruction of Precipitation for Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Southwestern Colorado. Final Report, Mid-continent Ecological Science Center and Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Ft. Collins, Colorado. 32 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Christopher H. Baisan, and Thomas W. Swetnam, 1997. A 1,373 year Reconstruction of Annual Precipitation for the Southern Rio Grande Basin. Final Report, Directorate of Environment, Natural Resources Division, Fort Bliss, Texas. 63 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and Harold C. Fritts, 1997. The International Tree-Ring Data Bank: Growth and Adaptation to the World Community. Final Report, Paleoclimatology Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, Colorado. 61 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer and Harold C. Fritts, 1995. The International Tree-Ring Data Bank: Enhancements and Applications to Global Change Problems. Final Report, Paleoclimatology Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, Colorado. 42 pp.

Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Thomas W. Swetnam, and Anthony C. Caprio, 1991. Assessment of the Dendroclimatic Potential of Pinyon Pine in the San Andres Mountains, New Mexico. Final Report, Human Systems Research, Tularosa, New Mexico. 26 pp.


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